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PSN releases of the week, prepare to be disappointed again

by: Chuck -
Unless you're really looking forward to the DiRT demo It's another "meh" week on the PSN network.  This week PS3 owners are getting the afore mentioned DiRT demo, a NCAA Football 08 demo and a bunch of trailers. Sure you're getting to see more of Folklore, Timeshift, and Heavenly Sword but where are the demos for Lair and the new Rachet and Clank game?  Where's the original content like PixelJunk Racers and EveryDay Shooter?  Feh.

Today’s PLAYSTATION®Store update will feature demos for upcoming PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) titles, DiRTand NCAA® Football 08, and new trailers for Folklore™ and TimeShift™. Also check out the second installments of the Heavenly Sword™ “Making of” video feature and animated series.


Below are the details of these and other exciting new offerings:


·         DiRT demo (free): Get off road, be the fastest and stay in control with this new demo that takes players on an adrenaline fuelled ride through a massive range of off road racing.


·         NCAA Football 08 demo (free): Lead by example and take control of the game in NCAA Football 08. The all-new Campus Legend mode and Dynasty Mode put all your skills, integrity and ingenuity to the test.


·         Folklore “A Tale of Two Strangers” Trailer (free): Get drawn in and learn more about Ellen and Keats, two strangers who meet in the mysterious town of Doolin and discover the gateways to the Netherworld.


·         TimeShift Trailer (free): Dr. Aiden Krone has made a Time Jump across the space-time continuum – a reckless act with frightening consequences. Now, a disturbing alternate reality has evolved within the bleak and rain-soaked Alpha District. Armed with the experimental Beta Suit, you alone are able to slow, stop and reverse the flow of time. Only with this ability can you lead the uprising to victory and put an end to Krone’s madness.


·         Heavenly Sword “Making of” No. 2 (free): In Episode Two: Bringing Design to Life,” see the development of characters including Nariko, Kai and King Bohan as they go from stills on a concept artist’s drawing board to moving, fighting beings on an animator’s computer screen.


·         Heavenly Sword Anime No. 2 (free): In “Episode Two: Guardians of the Sword,” the power of the Heavenly Sword is too strong, so strong that no mortal man can resist it. Yet for those who succumb to temptation, the glory is fleeting. Wielding the sword carries a heavy, heavy price.


·         Movie Trailers (free): Download movie trailers for the upcoming releases, Bros Solomon, Wall E and Lives of Others (on Blu-ray Disc).